On 23 June 2017, the Trial Chamber of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC) concluded nine days of closing statements in Case 002/02 against Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan. The Chamber will now withdraw for deliberations. Read more
Closing Statements in Case 002/02 Conclude
- The Power of Testimonial Therapy: Healing, Closure, and Dignity for Victims
I sat under the pagoda, moved by the monks’ chanting, which was accompanied by a chorus of over forty attendees.
- The Power of Dance: Recounting Forced Marriage during the Khmer Rouge period
A woman sitting next to me in a dance performance, I realize, is crying. It is hard to tell at first because she holds her body so still but tears pour down her weathered face.
- Hearing their voices: Radio show helps Cambodians explore the legacy of the Khmer Rouge
The suit jacket that Chhun Phanapha is wearing is such a bright shade of pink that it seems to be glowing. It is the first thing you notice about her when you walk in the room.
- Silence in the pagoda: reconciling the Khmer Rouge regime with the present
The silence in the pagoda is almost deafening. Under a clutch of trees a group of children are playing but they seem to make only a little more noise than the long lengths of tangerine fabric hanging to dry in the breeze, and they disappear soon…